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Originally published: New York : Times Books, c1995. With new introd. and text from keynote address to the Democratic Convention, 2004
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Eugenides, Jeffrey
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Topics: Teenagers, Suburban life, Teenage girls, Sisters, Memory
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by Vickery, John B
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Graves, Robert, 1895-1985, Mythology, Mythology in literature
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by Junot Díaz
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by Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-
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Reprint. Originally published: London ; New York : Pandora Press, 1985
Topics: Teenage girls, Lesbians, Lesbians, Teenage girls
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 202-238) and index
Topics: Women, International relations, Feminist theory, Politique mondiale, Relations internationales,...
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Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement.  The New Jim Crow  is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as "brave and bold," this book directly challenges the notion that the election of Barack Obama signals a new era of colorblindness. With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that "we have not ended racial caste in America; we have merely redesigned...
Topic: Mass Incarceration Segregation Race Race and Ethnicity Black Lives Matter Criminal Justice
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Midnight's Children is a 1981 novel by Salman Rushdie that deals with India's transition from British colonialism to independence and the partition of British India. 
Topics: Midnight's children, Salman Rushdie
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by Mary Ann Glendon
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Topics: Modern - 20th Century, Universal Declaration of Human, Political Freedom & Security - Human...
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by Michael N. Barnett
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Topics: Humanitarian assistance, Humanitarian intervention, History, Humanitarianism
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
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by Díaz, Junot, 1968-
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Publisher description: Things have never been easy for Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd. From his home in New Jersey, where he lives with his old-world mother and rebellious sister, Oscar dreams of becoming the Dominican J. R. R. Tolkien and, most of all, of finding love. But he may never get what he wants, thanks to the Fuk-the curse that has haunted the Oscar's family for generations, dooming them to prison, torture, tragic accidents, and, above all,...
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Octavia E. Butler
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Topic: Science fiction, American
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by Schlink, Bernhard; Janeway, Carol Brown
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At the age of fifteen, Michael Berg falls in love with a woman who disappears, and while observing a trial as a law student years later, he is shocked to discover the same woman as the defendant in a horrible crime
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, War crime trials